Posts tagged: Air Force

James A. Logan: Pilot, War Hero and Somerville Worthy

Just in time for the Fourth of July, let us salute pilot and patriot James A. Logan of Somerville, Massachusetts. ¬†Winner of the Purple Heart and the Distinguished Flying Cross …..

Francis Gary Powers Gets a Silver Star

 Fifty years after being released from a Soviet prison, pilot Francis Gary Powers has been posthumously awarded the Silver Star.